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State leaders want early 2008 primary

State leaders want early 2008 primary

The incoming state leaders - Gov. Charlie Crist, House Speaker Mario Rubio and Senate President Ken Pruitt - all would like the state to move up its presidential primary in 2008, according to the Miami Herald. ''From immigration to agriculture to Israel, virtually every issue the next leader of [...]

Best editorial cartoons of the week

Blogger Bob Geiger has picked his favorite editorial cartoons of the week. Which one (CLICK HERE) is your favorite?

Insurance update

Insurance update

Travelers Insurance has announced it's pulling out of Southeast Louisiana effective March, 2007. A huge blow to businesses in New Orleans. We got news we could cut our homeowners premium from $14,700 to $6900 if you raised our deductible from $500 to $5000 and our hurricane deductible from 2% to [...]

Holly has competition

Holly has competition

St. Pete Times article ( Everyone has input for Crist's team ) lists Pensacola's own Jerry Maygarden as a possible candidate for secretary of the Agency for Health Care Administration (AHCA) - the same one that state Rep. Holly Benson has been lobbying for. Scott Hopes, a lobbyist for health care [...]

PJC VP interviewing

PJC VP interviewing

David A. Sam, vice president for academic affairs at Pensacola Junior College since 2003 is interviewing for the president's job at Germanna Community College in Culpeper, Virginia. Sam is one of three finalists. Others are Marsal P. Stoll – President of the Coleman College for Health Sciences, [...]

CMPA covenant

CMPA covenant

The Pensacola Contractors Academy is part of the Community Maritime Park Covenant. Here is the pdf of the covenant:  Park Covenant

Park Board meets

The Community Maritime Park Associates Board met today. All members attended. The group had presentations from two development groups who discussed possible ways of bidding and managing the project: Nexia Strategy Group and Land Capital Group. Mort O'Sullivan discussed the Pensacola Contractor [...]

Luke McCoy does not like being loser

Luke McCoy does not like being loser

We're hearing WCOA "Pensacola Speaks" host Luke McCoy is a little upset about being named one of the big losers of 2006 by IN. He's getting teased heavily by his co-workers in the Cumulus offices. Read the article: Best Winners & Losers Ever

Mayer coming to Pcola

Mayer coming to Pcola

Grammy award winning singer, songwriter, and guitarist, John Mayer, returns to the Pensacola Civic Center on January 29, 2007. Mayer’s chart topping hit, “Daughters” won Song of the Year at the 2005 Grammy Awards. That same year, the multi-talented artist won the award for Best Male Pop [...]

Getting ready for Holly’s seat

Getting ready for Holly’s seat

Sign of the Times

Mom speaks out on Woodham plan

Dear Rick,I just read your outtake on the reason for poor leadership. You've made excellent points. I didn't like the closure of Woodham, but not for the reasons that other people did. I don't like the middle schools that are being combined. These two or three schools are being combined after [...]

Blog Buzz: Benson, Touart, ECUA, Valentino

Blog Buzz: Benson, Touart, ECUA, Valentino

Now these are some of the rumors that I've heard over the past few days: State Rep. Holly Benson has fallen out of favor with House Speaker Mario Rubio and is being cut out of significant decisions. The rumor about Benson getting an agency post won't die. Smart money says if not now - before [...]

Martinez may not be RNC chair

Martinez may not be RNC chair

Bloomberg is reporting that the Republican Party faithful aren't happy with Pres. Bush and Karl Rove promoting Florida Senator Mel Martinez for chairman of the Republican National Committee. Online columnist Ryan Sager called the Martinez selection a ``Harriet Miers moment,'' drawing comparisons [...]

GBHS coaches upset over BUZZ

GBHS coaches upset over BUZZ

We got our first phone call on last week's Buzz item regarding the GBHS varisty girls soccer program. Two seniors were cut from the team - one who has a major college scholarship offer. When the two-year team captain tried to discuss the dismissal with the coach, she too was cut and her father was [...]

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